Tag: NASA

Under Trump, 26% of Climate Change References Have Vanished From .Gov Sites

The Trump administration has undermined the fight against climate change by suffocating facts and science on government websites, according to a federal watchdog group that monitors thousands of government pages for changes. A report published by the Environmental Data & Governance Initiative (EDGI) on Monday found that language related to climate change has disappeared at […]

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benedict redgrove launches NASA photography book with unseen spatial artifacts

after nine years and 200 images of space exploration, british photographer benedict redgrove will release ‘this is NASA: past and present dreams of the future’. the book depicts his lifetime obsession with space and the achievements of NASA, and launches on the 50th anniversary of the apollo 11 moon landing. with unprecedented access to NASA’s […]

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apollo: the forgotten films features never-before-seen footage of 1969 moon landing

fifty years ago, on july 20th, 1969, the world watched neil armstrong’s giant leap for mankind, becoming the first person to set foot on the moon. to commemorate the anniversary of the historic apollo 11 moon landing, discovery channel has aired a documentary dubbed apollo: the forgotten films. the film features never-before-seen footage of the […]

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Apollo 11: The unofficial gaming universe canon

Somehow, 50 years ago a pair of human beings walked on the Moon for the first time in history as part of Apollo 11. I’m pretty sure that I’ll never get to follow in the footsteps of Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin. But I can use video games to emulate the experience of their monumental […]

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designboom rounds up 10 space-related projects on apollo 11’s 50th anniversary

this week celebrates the 50th anniversary of the apollo 11 moon landing, possibly humankind’s greatest achievement. beginning on july 16, 1969, employees of america’s ten-year-old space program guided neil armstrong, buzz aldrin, and michael collins as they journeyed into outer-space. more than 600 million people came together across the world to follow the historical moment […]

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Space Exploration and Research Revolutionized Auto Tech On Earth

<img data-attachment-id="1681960" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Rocket-2-Final-source.jpg" data-orig-size="610,458" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="Rocket-2 Final-source" data-image-description=" nissan ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Rocket-2-Final-source-450×338.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Rocket-2-Final-source-610×458.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1681960 size-full” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Rocket-2-Final-source.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”458″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Rocket-2-Final-source.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Rocket-2-Final-source-75×56.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Rocket-2-Final-source-450×338.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Rocket-2-Final-source-120×90.jpg 120w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Space may be the final frontier, but humanity’s efforts in up there resulted in new and advanced technology down here. Some of […]

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studio drift to bring ‘franchise freedom’ drone art performance to NASA’s rocket garden

on july 16, 1969, NASA launched apollo 11 to the moon, and humans soon walked on another world for the first time in history. 50 years after this monumental achievement, studio drift has been invited by the aldrin family foundation to commemorate this historical moment at the kennedy space center’s rocket garden with a special […]

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NASA Will Fly a Copter on Saturn’s Moon Titan

Concept art of NASA’s Dragonfly. Image: NASA/JHU-APL It’s official: We’re going back to Saturn’s moon Titan, the second largest moon in the solar system and the only known natural satellite with a dense atmosphere. On Thursday, NASA greenlit a mission called Dragonfly, which will deploy a dual quadcopter capable of flying to different locations on […]

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When Your Racecar is on Fire, Ask, “How on Fire am I?”

It’s a question that I often joked about in relation to racing in LeMons competition. The joke being that small fires are normal for $500 crap cans and don’t necessarily warrant a pit stop (this is not actually true). As I stopped the not-a-crapcan GT350 in the pits to have grass cleared from the grille […]

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NASA’s image and video library gives public access to out-of-this-world material

NASA has officially launched a new source to help the public search and download out-of-this-world images. dubbed the NASA image and video library, space fanatics will now be able to browse through more than 140,000 NASA images, videos and audio files from across the agency’s many missions in aeronautics, astrophysics, earth science, human spaceflight and […]

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Hidden No More: NASA Honors Its ‘Hidden Figures’ With a Street Renaming

Janelle Monáe, left, Taraji P. Henson and Octavia Spencer in ‘Hidden Figures.’Screenshot: Allstar/20th Century Fox Mathematicians Katherine Johnson, Dorothy Vaughan and Mary Jackson were memorably immortalized onscreen by Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer and Janelle Monáe (respectively) in the award-winning 2016 film Hidden Figures. Now, NASA is giving the trio a permanent place of honor, […]

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Scientists Have Detected a Huge Anomaly Under the Moon’s Largest Crater

A giant hunk of heavy material detected under the Moon’s largest crater may be the remains of an ancient asteroid or a solidified magma ocean, according to a recent study in Geophysical Research Letters. The newly discovered anomaly is about five times as massive as the Big Island of Hawaii, said lead author Peter B. […]

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